Don Gavino's Big Guava | Cigar City Brewing

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296 Ratings
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Don Gavino's Big GuavaDon Gavino's Big Guava
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Cigar City Brewing
Florida, United States
cigarcitybrewing.com

Style: Fruit / Vegetable Beer

Alcohol by volume (ABV): not listed

Availability: Limited (brewed once)

Notes / Commercial Description:
Ale brewed with guava and aged in Chardonnay barrels.

Added by velcrogrip on 11-01-2013

This beer is retired; no longer brewed.

BEER STATS
Ratings:
296
Reviews:
21
Avg:
3.87
pDev:
11.11%
 
 
Wants:
15
Gots:
43
For Trade:
6
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Bottle from El Catador
Pours a slightly hazy dirty golden color with a huge fluffy white head that persists forever. Aromas of tart and sour tropical fruit with an earthy mineral edge. Light vinous and woody notes round out the aroma. Tart sour pineapple and I would guess guava fruit. Earthy funky flavors with a hint of Chardonnay and light ethanol. Medium body with a moderate level of carbonation and a tart almost chalky mouthfeel. I enjoyed this a bit more than the other guava beer I had from them. Tart and funky with a bit of earth.

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Don Gavino's Big Guava from Cigar City Brewing
3.87 out of 5 based on 296 ratings.
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